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Lumley Castle Hotel

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#5 of 19 Hotels in Durham
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Can't fault our stay in this beautiful hotel. The staff at reception, the library bar and restaurant were friendly and chatty.. the room was beautiful and the breakfast was well worth the money ( £10 if booked seperate at reception £15 if added when booking online).. we were able to view most of the castle itself and the cellar where...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

The reception staff welcoming on arrival, the room immaculate and a really comfy nights sleep. Staff very helpful and accommodating although it was really busy. Would definitely return without a problem

Thank Helen S
Cumbria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were delighted by our recent stay at Lumley castle.Our bed was three pillows wide, beautifully dressed and most comfortable. We enjoyed the extraordinary mixture of artefacts and unusual decor around the castle. Everywhere we went in the castle there was something of interest, an eclectic mixture of paintings and interesting decorative features . There were alsort of dramatic effects...

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Everyone, for just once in their lives, should have a stay in a castle! The setting could not be surpassed: the countryside surrounding Lumley Castle is stunning and for the purpose we selected it - a two day visit to the mind-blowing Beamish Museum - it is perfect! It would also be very good for exploring the city of Durham,...

1Thank ianpyne48
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

A real castle.. around every corner another surprise which makes you laugh out loud. Beautifully decorated and appointed Excellent caring staff, they couldn't do enough for you, nothing was too much trouble. And the food was delicious. What a wonderful stay we had. Thank you. Loved it.

Thank Zannysue
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to one of the banquets organised by Lumley Castle with some friends. The location is stunning and the nice weather highlighted how great the venue and golf course look. The dinner was staged with great actors in costumes, reproducing scenes of the old times in a funny and entertaining way. We all enjoyed the food, which was absolutely...

Thank Carole H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed here for one night about 10 years ago and I loved it, we stayed in one o the annexes in the courtyard which were beautiful, but this time my husband 2 nights to stay in the Castle and it was really beautiful, we treated ourselves to a delicious meal in the Black night restaurant on the first...

Thank Elaine E
Choppington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed for a one night offer, in a courtyard room with breakfast included. We also purchased a evening meal in the Black Knight Restaurant. The food is very good, clean and well presented , the staff are pleasant and helpful. It is a nice touch that the female staff dress in medieval costumes. The courtyard room...

Thank Superspark1947
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A relaxing afternoon tea in the library lounge. An assortment of sandwiches, very nice fresh scones with cream and jam and an assortment of tiny cakes. We would have preferred more savoury maybe a sausage rolls or midget pie instead Ali the cakes. We took my elderly parent's and they enjoyed the atmosphere, but had to be careful on the...

Thank smoggy18
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed one night & sampled the Black Knight restaurant. What a treat ! Delicious steak in a medieval setting- the staff were very attentive & friendly. The room we had was medium sized & clever use of space meant we had a cozy corner bath tub. It really felt like a trip in a time machine without compromising modern standards....

Thank Laura L

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  • Free Internet
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Golf Course
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  • Free Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
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Additional Information about Lumley Castle Hotel

Address: Chester-Le-Street, Durham DH3 4NX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
Price Range: $139 - $329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lumley Castle Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
Lumley Castle Durham
Hotel Lumley Castle
Castle Lumley
Castle Hotel Lumley
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Durham
#5 Family Hotel in Durham
#5 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#7 Business Hotel in Durham
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“We stayed in a courtyard room there are more expensive rooms in the body of the castle”
GILLIAND289, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“We had a lovely room in the Castle”
ElaineE876, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the circular staircases, if you aren't young and fit.”
Malcarr, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“rooms looking on to the courtyard have more sunlight”
macy803, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the lower floors. Steen and Long stairs.”
Jarlen2014, 3 May 2017 | Read review
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